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#37998 - 05/12/04 05:30 PM Ark Fault Breaker with a GFI Rec
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Registered: 02/22/03
Posts: 684
Loc: Grayslake IL, USA
Can a GFI recceptacle be installed on a ark fault breaker circuit? I have had a few bedrooms that open to the outside with GFI's near the door. I would like to wire it to the bedroom to keep things simple but I don't want to have a nucence tripping problem. I seen something about GFI personal pertection ark fault breakers but if it's much more $$$ it does not seem like the best answer.


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#37999 - 05/12/04 05:33 PM Re: Ark Fault Breaker with a GFI Rec
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Registered: 08/19/03
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Loc: West Jordan, Utah, USA
I've seen this done a few times and have heard of no problems.
Ryan Jackson,
Salt Lake City

#38000 - 05/13/04 12:36 PM Re: Ark Fault Breaker with a GFI Rec
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Registered: 09/25/03
Posts: 40
Loc: Kentucky
I have often considered using an bedroom
circuit to power an gfci rec, but have always
just ran another circuit to avoid any tripping, thanks for the info ryan.


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